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Wisconsin roundup: St. Croix, Pierce counties among state's Top 10 healthiest; slain detective honored at service; 9 more state news stories
Drug sting leads to bust in Hudson
Pot, plants, gun allegedly found in rural River Falls raid
Charges: Woman embezzled $250K from River Falls facility
Write-ins tout 'a better Bay City'
crime and courts
Spring Valley baseball: Cards caged inside
Ellsworth softball: Panthers have tools to compete in MBC
Prescott track and field: Philips focuses on the finest details
Prep boys basketball: Hamilton gets all state
MBC athletes honored for work in classroom
Spring Valley Cardinals
'It took everything from me': Former drug users talk about their addictions
Chicken feed will unveil fire hall addition
Ellsworth drama club presents 'Prom Night Fright'
VIDEO: Elmwood shakes its shamrocks
POLL: What's your favorite holiday?
arts and entertainment
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-56, Dominic Johnson
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 4/3/17 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Notice to Dog Owners
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 4/3/17 Board Meeting Agenda
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 4/26/17, Case No. 17-CV-53, Elisha Fahs
Ethan T. Hedeen, 10
Kermit J. Nauman, 73
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Glen O. Brathall, 74
Warren Petryk column: Positive reforms will bring broadband opportunities to Wisconsin
Kathleen Vinehout column: What's next in health care?
Kathleen Vinehout column: Are Wisconsin waters meeting water quality standards?
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
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January 10, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Storm makes for slow western Wisconsin commute; Madison faculty take aim at DNR's climate change stance; 8 more state news stories
RIVER FALLS — Slow driving was the name of the game Tuesday morning in western Wisconsin. After a storm dropped about an inch of snow over...
January 10, 2017 - 10:02am
January 9, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Judges, prosecutors seek pay raises; lawmaker offers Blue Lives Matter bill; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Judges are not the only ones in Wisconsin's court system asking for pay raises. State Attorney General Brad Schimel says he's asking...
January 9, 2017 - 9:12am
January 7, 2017
Elmwood library director resigns
ELMWOOD -- It didn’t take long to notice how loved Elmwood Public Library Director Misty Price was after stepping in the door.Multiple patrons...
January 7, 2017 - 7:00am
January 6, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Walker says 6-year-olds should be workforce-minded; kidnapping allegations include homemade Taser, sealed box; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker says the State of the State address he'll deliver on Tuesday will focus on workforce development as the state's top priority. The Republican Walker gave a preview to the state Bankers Association in Madison on Thursday -- and he said kids as young as...
January 6, 2017 - 8:41am
January 5, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Recount costs will be lower than estimated; charges filed after child found out in cold; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — The actual cost of the presidential election recount in Wisconsin is expected to be about $1.8 million, nearly half of the estimated...
January 5, 2017 - 9:00am
January 4, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: License fee increases for anglers, hunters eyed; state GOP lawmakers say they won't rush things; 7 more state news stories
MADISON -- The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is proposing raising hunting and fishing fees or linking the fees to inflation as options...
January 4, 2017 - 9:12am
January 3, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: State biz leaders warm to Trump presidency; UW-Stout makes breakthrough honeybee discovery; 10 more state news stories
MADISON — Almost eight of every 10 leaders of Wisconsin businesses say a Donald Trump presidency will be good for commerce. That's according to a survey of 270 state business leaders, commissioned by the Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce. The state's largest business group says...
January 3, 2017 - 12:16pm
January 2, 2017
Residents can now recycle #5 plastics
ELLSWORTH -- In the past, the Pierce County Solid Waste Department/Recycling Facility has asked residents to recycle only #1 and #2 plastic containers. Recycling technology is constantly changing and upgrading. County staff reviews recycling markets often to see what’s emerging...
January 2, 2017 - 4:00pm
River Falls arrest follows discovery of vulnerable girl
A vulnerable teen was found safe and a man was arrested Saturday in River Falls after a search for the girl by authorities. According to a joint...
January 2, 2017 - 10:41am
December 30, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Bidding farewell to a warm, wet 2016; oversight at vets' home could hinge on appointment; 8 more state news stories
Wisconsin is about to finish one of its warmest and wettest years. The National Weather Service says 2016 is the fourth warmest on record in...
December 30, 2016 - 8:07am
December 29, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Study estimates billions from tolls, but with caveats; 4 Amish schoolhouse shootings confirmed; 8 more state news stories
MADISON — Wisconsin can collect $14 billion to $41 billion from tolls on interstate highways from 2020 through 2050. But a newly released consultant's report also says it would cost up to$400 million to install the tolling system -- and it would need federal approval that's far...
December 29, 2016 - 9:16am
December 28, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: State investigates season's first snowmobile death; new OWI penalties begin Jan. 1; 7 more state news stories
ARBOR VITAE — Wisconsin's first snowmobile death of the winter is still being investigated. Vilas County sheriff's deputies say a 63-year-old man from East Moline, Illinois, died when his machine struck a tree Monday night off a trail near Arbor Vitae where he was part of a group...
December 28, 2016 - 8:52am
December 27, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Walker tells lawmakers they can raise fees — if balanced with cut; wandering bear captured; 9 more state news stories
MADISON — Assembly Republicans say all options should be on the table while they work on closing a $1 billion deficit in Wisconsin's transportation...
December 27, 2016 - 1:57pm
December 23, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: Legislator backs off mandatory high school drug testing; snow advisories for travelers; 7 more state news stories
MADISON — A Republican state lawmaker is backing off plans for a bill that would require high school students who participate in extracurricular activities or park a vehicle on school property to undergo random drug tests.
December 23, 2016 - 8:51am
December 22, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: State calls for hold on redistricting pending SCOTUS decision; Jarchow's DNR plan interests Walker; 8 more state news stories
MADISON -- The state Justice Department says Wisconsin should not be forced to redraw its Assembly and Senate districts until the U.S. Supreme Court rules on the matter.
December 22, 2016 - 9:31am